CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Of Government And CitiesThe two candidates were asked in the CBS Local Forum: What is your urban agenda? Name a few struggling cities and define how your agenda would specifically affect them?
CBS Local Presidential Forum: Obama/Romney: Talk Jobs, Economy and GovernmentVestiges of the economy also were found in the second question in the CBS Local Presidential Forum on their view of the role of the federal government.
Big Bird Confronts Mitt Romney In St. Petersburg
Presidential Forum: Obama, Romney Tackle 10 Topics In 10 Days HERETo help voters learn more, CBS Local invited the two candidates to answer 10 key questions in the CBS Local Presidential Forum, which kicks off today with the issue of the economy and jobs.
Pick-A-Side: Who Is Your Favorite US First Lady?
Grades For Claims: The Democratic Party & The American Auto IndustryThree popular auto-related claims from the Democratic Party are examined and graded for accuracy.
Tampa Has Spent Most Of $50 Million Security GrantTampa has spent all but $2.7 million of the $50 million federal grant it received for Republican National Convention security.
Obama: Sanford Shooting "A Tragedy"
Mack's Past Altercations Again a Campaign Issue TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A younger Connie Mack IV explained two road rage incidents, an arrest at a Jacksonville bar and a bar fight with a Major League Baseball star the same way: He was minding his own business, sober and trouble found him.
Delighted Obama Raises Cash with NBA Celebrities WINDERMERE, Fla. (AP) — Reveling in his sporting element, President Barack Obama waded into the oversize embrace of some of the biggest names in professional basketball Thursday, raising money from current and former NBA greats and an intimate group of supporters drawn to this weekend's All-Star game in nearby Orlando.
Obama to Raise Cash, Pitch Economic Agenda in Florida WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama plans to raise money in Florida this week, including a $30,000 a person event at the Windermere, Fla., home of Dallas Mavericks guard Vince Carter. He also will promote his economic agenda in a speech at the University of Miami.
Florida Senate Passes Nearly $71-million BudgetTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Senate on Wednesday charged ahead with a nearly $71 billion budget, despite complaints from university students, hospital lobbyists and even some Republicans in the House about some of the decisions contained in the spending plan.
Biden: Obama tuition plan unlikely to affect Fla. TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is in Florida to talk about affordable higher education.
Gingrich Looks For Bright Side In DefeatRENO, Nev. (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich on Wednesday sought to put a positive spin on his defeat in Florida's primary as he looks to the Nevada caucuses to yet again reset the volatile GOP race.